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Soup, Subways and a Study — The Hook-up (5/25)

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Happy Friday Greenpoint! As per usual, we’re at the top of the list. This time, the list in question is Patch’s “Best New Places to Eat in NYC.” Di An Di (68 Greenpoint Ave), the new Vietnamese eatery on Greenpoint Avenue, takes the top spot.

But, how will we get there? Turns out that the MTA is undertaking a major 10 year overhaul of the entire subway system that may lead to extensive closures on the G within the next five years.

One study finds a silver-lining in all that subway work: several communities near subway stations have seen rents fall in the past year. The study concluded that rents for a 1-bedroom around the Nassau G fell 20% in the last year.  Continue reading

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Greenpoint Gigs!: Week of 4/26

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Looking for a new gig or side hustle? Check out this fresh round up of some Greenpoint-based jobs for the week of April 26.

Get your hands wet: Churn LLC (the Van Leeuwen folks) needs a full time dishwasher asap.
Di and Di, a new Vietnamese restaurant is opening at 68 Greenpoint Ave in May. They’re looking for servers, runners, bussers, and barbacks.
Love soccer? And kids? Greenpoint YMCA (99 Meserole Ave) is scouting for a soccer instructor and a preschool teacher.
If you like pups, then this dog groomer gig is for you.
NYU School of Medicine department put out the call for a transcriptionist.
Are you a pizza king or queen? Sal’s (544 Lorimer St) is looking for a manager.
Calling all marketing mavens: Electric Orange Creative wants a PPC + SEO marketing associate.
New Greenpoint restaurant Annicka (544 Manhattan Ave) needs full time cooks.
Make some deals: Box Street Properties needs licensed real estate agents.
Be a slammin’ skincare advisor at Nature’s Cove (911 Manhattan Ave).
Make a difference at BRC Homeless shelter (146 Clay St) as a morning or overnight program aide.
The Barge Bar is coming back for the season, but they need to hire barbacks and line cooks.

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